Planning and Development Unit

Dr.Hemali Jayakody

Consultant Community Physician

Function of the unit

  • Compile, develop and monitor the implementation of annual and medium plans for Family Health Bureau
  • Coordinate with district and provincial managers in development of district and provincial plans and special donor funded projects
  • Coordinate achievement of SDGs and national health targets
  • Staff development activities for FHB staff
  • Human resource development for family health programme including planning, develop and revise duty lists, advocate for revising curricular for basic and in-service training
  • Coordinate basic and post graduate training with relevant agencies
  • Disaster preparedness and response coordination activities with regard to reproductive and child health in emergencies
  • Advocate and coordinate to improve family health programme delivery at the field level by strengthening points of service provision
  • Quality improvement in service delivery at the point of care
  • Advocate and support community based primary health care with special focus on RMNCAYH service delivery